Tangled Portrait of a Student Emerges in Washington Shooting

Tangled Portrait of a Student Emerges in Washington Shooting
By KIRK JOHNSON and SHAILA DEWAN , 2014-10-26
Section: U.S.

When Jaylen Ray Fryberg pulled out a handgun in the school cafeteria on Friday, according to witnesses, he did not randomly target fellow students, nor authority figures, but friends.
Tangled Portrait of a Student Emerges in Washington Shooting

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/26/us/contrasting-portraits-emerge-of-jaylen-ray-fryberg-shooter-at-washington-school.html

New York Ebola Patient Enters More Serious Phase of Illness, Officials Say

New York Ebola Patient Enters More Serious Phase of Illness, Officials Say
By ANEMONA HARTOCOLLIS , 2014-10-26
Section: N.Y. / Region

Health officials said that while Dr. Craig Spencer remained awake and communicative, his condition worsened on Saturday with the appearance of gastrointestinal symptoms.
New York Ebola Patient Enters More Serious Phase of Illness, Officials Say

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/26/nyregion/new-york-ebola-patient-enters-next-more-serious-phase-of-illness-officials-say.html

Parachutist’s Record Fall: Over 25 Miles in 15 Minutes

Parachutist’s Record Fall: Over 25 Miles in 15 Minutes
By JOHN MARKOFF , 2014-10-25
Section: Science

A helium-filled balloon lifted Alan Eustace, a Google executive, to more than 25 miles above the earth. Fifteen minutes after he cut himself loose, he was on the ground.
Parachutist’s Record Fall: Over 25 Miles in 15 Minutes

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/25/science/alan-eustace-jumps-from-stratosphere-breaking-felix-baumgartners-world-record.html

Tested Negative for Ebola, Nurse Criticizes Her Quarantine

Tested Negative for Ebola, Nurse Criticizes Her Quarantine
By ANEMONA HARTOCOLLIS and EMMA G. FITZSIMMONS , 2014-10-26
Section: N.Y. / Region

In an essay posted online, Kaci Hickox, who was being quarantined at a New Jersey hospital after working with Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, complained of a “frenzy of disorganization.”
Tested Negative for Ebola, Nurse Criticizes Her Quarantine

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/26/nyregion/nurse-in-newark-tests-negative-for-ebola.html

The Horror Before the Beheadings

The Horror Before the Beheadings
By RUKMINI CALLIMACHI , 2014-10-26
Section: World

The death of James Foley in August at the hands of Islamic State jihadists in Syria was a very public end to a hidden ordeal shared with nearly two dozen other Westerners.
The Horror Before the Beheadings

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/26/world/middleeast/horror-before-the-beheadings-what-isis-hostages-endured-in-syria.html

A Farewell to Twang

A Farewell to Twang
By JON CARAMANICA , 2014-10-26
Section: Arts

Taylor Swift leaves country behind on “1989,” her new album, but the implicit enemy is the rest of mainstream pop.
A Farewell to Twang

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/26/arts/music/taylor-swift-1989-new-album-review.html

Kissing Your Socks Goodbye

Kissing Your Socks Goodbye
By PENELOPE GREEN , 2014-10-23
Section: Home & Garden

The advice of a Japanese organization expert boils down to two rules: Discard everything that does not “spark joy” and do not buy organizing equipment.
Kissing Your Socks Goodbye

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/23/garden/home-organization-advice-from-marie-kondo.html

Residual Takeover